BLACKPINK’s ‘Ddu-Du Ddu-Du’ Becomes Most-Viewed Music Video From a Okay-Pop Group on YouTube


Seems like Okay-pop quartet BLACKPINK has hit YouTube with that “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du.” As of Monday (Jan. 21), the lady group now has the highest video on the location from a Okay-pop group.   

“With 620.9 million views, BLACKPINK’s 'Ddu-Du Ddu-Du' is now the most-viewed music video by a Okay-pop group,” a YouTube spokesperson advised Billboard on Tuesday (Jan. 22) afternoon. “BTS’ 'DNA' holds the No. 2 spot with 618.9 million views.” At time of publication, the video rely for "Ddu-Du Ddu-Du" presently sits at 621.5 million, whereas that of "DNA" is as much as 619.6 million. 

Psy's "Gangnam Style" stays the most-viewed video from a South Korean artist on YouTube, with over three.2 billion views. 

Since its launch on June 15, the music video for “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du” has averaged 2.5 million views per day whereas January’s each day views have averaged 1.95 million, in keeping with YouTube.

BLACKPINK’s fierce trap-infused pop monitor debuted at No. 55 on the Hot 100 final 12 months, the primary track from a Okay-pop lady group to land on the chart since Wonder Girls’ English model of “Nobody” in 2008.

The Okay-pop act will play each weekends of Coachella in April, and are set to embark on a world tour that can reportedly characteristic North American live performance dates.